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How Many Famous Russian Dentists Can You Name?

It was when Nina Kraviz was studying dentistry in Moscow that she fell prey to the delights of house music, and she’s now one of the most in demand DJs in the world and is playing the next Ape-X & Jaunt night in November.

She’s now a producer, occasional vocalist, and super-hot DJ, but it all started for Nina Kraviz in Moscow where she was studying dentistry. The Russian capital was where she fell in love with house music and she would go on to play regularly at Moscow’s Propaganda Club. She was also briefly part of a trio called MySpaceRocket who released ‘Amok’, a lean house track that was remixed by UK DJ legend Greg Wilson. Kraviz then went solo and issued a handful of tracks, including ‘Ghetto Kraviz’, which would go on to prove and enduring club track. She’s now a regular on DJ Magazine’s Top 100 DJs list and she also nabbed the Best Female Artist (Underground) at the 2018 International Dance Awards. When she plays Newcastle she will be supported by Blackhall & Bookless, Chad, Luke Scott, Nord, Aoife. GM

Ape-X & Jaunt: Nina Kraviz, Friday 26 November, Digital, Newcastle, 10pm-4am, from £20.25.